The fragrant herb Basil is best known as one of the most versatile herbs to use in Mediterranean and Eastern cooking. With a sweet, herbaceous scent Organic Basil Linalool Essential Oil is one of the finest oils available for calming and focusing the mind. It is also useful for easing tension and feelings of pain in the head and neck. Organic Basil Linalool Essential Oil is more gentle than other forms of Basil Essential Oils, and the high Linalool content amplifies the oil's incredible calming effects. Basil Essential Oil is well-loved as a mind-clearing oil for spiritual meditation. Due to the high linalool content (which makes this oil very relaxing), you can also use Basil to help ease the transition into bedtime. Basil Essential Oil also can help uplift your mood, and soothe the mind. The sweet, herbal scent of Basil Linalool blends well with other herbaceous oils such as Rosemary as well as citrus oils such as Lemon. To learn more about our Basil Linalool's uses and benefits, check out our Basil Linalool Essential Oil spotlight blog post!
To relieve tense muscles, dilute in a carrier oil of your choice and massage where needed or add a few drops to a warm bath.
When in need of soothing or a mood boost, combine equal amounts of Bergamot, Clary Sage and Basil Linalool and diffuse.
For topical application, dilute to 1-3%.
Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum
Country of Origin: Egypt, Nepal
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Leaves
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: A sweet, fresh, green scent with a balsamic undertone
Cautions: 3.3% Max Dilution for Topical Application
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that essential oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a medical doctor who is also qualified in clinical aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Bottles are filled by volume. Some bottle sizes may not be filled to the top, but do contain the volume of oil specified.